Japan +0.25%. DoCoMo jumped higher yesterday as parent NTT will take it private in record $38B tender.
Hong Kong -0.40%. Evergrande shares falls again, down 5%.
Cyclicals lead U.S. markets higher yesterday. U.S. futures extend gains. Dow +0.39%. Nasdaq +0.38%. S&P +0.41%.
Investors await a debate between President Donald Trump and his challenger, Joe Biden.
Key European data to be released today: France September consumer confidence, Eurozone September final consumer confidence and Germany September preliminary CPI figures.